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|Book||Book of Isaiah|
|Bible part||Old Testament|
|Order in the Bible part||23|
- The original text is written in Hebrew language.
- This chapter is divided into 16 verses.
- The New International Version entitles this chapter "The Branch from Jesse".
Some most ancient manuscripts containing this chapter in Hebrew language:
- Masoretic Text (10th century)
- Dead Sea Scrolls: (2nd century BC) 
- 1QIsaa: complete
- 4QIsaa (4Q55): extant: verses 12-15
- 4QIsab (4Q56): extant: verses 7-9
- 4QIsac (4Q57): extant: verses 4-11
- 4QIsal (4Q65): extant: verses 14-15
Ancient translations in Koine Greek:
- There shall come forth a Rod from the stem of Jesse,
- And a Branch shall grow out of his roots.
Cross reference: Isaiah 11:10
- "Rod" (חטר Proverbs 14:3: or "branch" (צמח tsemach) in Isaiah 4:2 (a twig, a shoot); these words "are messianic terms." ; also in
- Jesse: the father of king David (1 Samuel 16:1-20).
- "Branch" - (נצר  The word occurs four times in the Hebrew Bible including this verse; the other three are Isaiah 60:21 : 'They shall inherit the land forever, the branch of my planting;' Isaiah 14:19 : 'But thou art cast out of thy grave as an abominable branch;' Daniel 11:7: 'But out of a branch of her roots shall one stand up in his estate.' ). A twig, branch, sprout or shoot; a word of "messianic terms."
- His delight shall be in the fear of the Lord, (English Standard Version), or
- Of quick understanding in the fear of the Lord (King James Version).
- “The wolf also shall dwell with the lamb,
- The leopard shall lie down with the young goat,
- The calf and the young lion and the fatling together;
- And a little child shall lead them.
- “And in that day there shall be a Root of Jesse,
- Who shall stand as a banner to the people;
- For the Gentiles shall seek Him,
- And His resting place shall be glorious.”
- Related Bible parts: Isaiah 4, Isaiah 6, Isaiah 9, Isaiah 53, Jeremiah 23, Zechariah 3, Zechariah 6, Matthew 2, Romans 5, Romans 15, Revelation 5, Revelation 22
Notes and references
- J. D. Davis. 1960. A Dictionary of the Bible. Grand Rapids, Michigan: Baker Book House.
- Theodore Hiebert, et al. 1996. The New Interpreter's Bible: Volume VI. Nashville: Abingdon.
- Timothy A. J. Jull; Douglas J. Donahue; Magen Broshi; Emanuel Tov (1995). "Radiocarbon Dating of Scrolls and Linen Fragments from the Judean Desert". Radiocarbon. 37 (1): 14. Retrieved 26 November 2014.
- Ulrich 2010, p. 353-354.
- Isaiah 11:1
- The Nelson Study Bible. Thomas Nelson, Inc. 1997. ISBN 9780840715999. pp. 1111-1114.
- The New Oxford Annotated Bible with the Apocrypha, Augmented Third Edition, New Revised Standard Version, Indexed. Michael D. Coogan, Marc Brettler, Carol A. Newsom, Editors. Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA; 2007. pp. 994-996 Hebrew Bible. ISBN 978-0195288810
- Lowth, R., Isaiah: a new translation: with a preliminary dissertation, and notes, critical, philological and explanatory, Boston, W. Hilliard; Cambridge, J. Munroe and Company, 1834, page 22
- Fausset, A. R., in Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Bible Commentary on Isaiah 11, accessed 22 March 2018
- Isaiah 11:6
- Isaiah 11:10
- Ulrich, Eugene, ed. (2010). The Biblical Qumran Scrolls: Transcriptions and Textual Variants. Brill.